The Docket - Episode 3: Senator George Baker
On the third episode of The Docket Michael Spratt sits down for a conversation with outspoken Senator George Baker.
The Senate has been a hot topic this year. From expense scandals to the Duffy/Wight affair the Senate has certainly been in the spot light.
The recent Senate reference decision by the Supreme Court of Canada makes it clear that constitutional amendments would be required to fundamentally change the upper chamber - so whats next?
Why is the Senate an important institution? What reforms can be made? What is the future of the red chamber?
There is no better person to speak to about theses issues than Senator Baker.